Stratton, Lovie Ricker, was the wife of the
Rev. Frank K. Stratton, D.D., a member of
the New England Conference of the Methodist
Episcopal Church. She was born in
Somersworth, N. H., October 31, 1841. She
was a graduate of the high school of her
native town and a teacher in the public
schools of Dover, N. H., for eleven years.
She was married to Dr. Stratton June 19,
1872, while he was pastor of the Dorchester
Street Methodist Episcopal Church, South
Boston. She died at Melrose, Mass., September
6, 1910, where her husband, a diligent
and successful pastor, still resides.
Mrs. Stratton's poems were published from
time to time in Zion's Herald, the Christian
Witness, and other periodicals.
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